Externally Funded Projects

Sl.No Name of the Project PI Start date End Date
1 Microbial diversity of detritivorous insects and their utilization in organic waste management- Dr. Mahesh S Yandigeri 01/04/2021 31/03/2025
2 India Collaborative R&D “Collection, Characterization of Spodoptera frugiperda nucleopolyhedrovirus (SpfrNPV) isolotaes of India, Vietnam and Thailand against maize Fall Armyworm (FAW) Dr. G. Shivakumar 29/06/2020 28/06/2022
3 Identification and validation of newer approaches for the management of whitefly Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) Dr. T. Venkatesan 01/08/2020 31/07/2023
4 Review study on impacts of agro ecological approaches, innovations on biological control, immediate recommendations for the management of FAW in India Dr. A. Kandan 24/07/2020 31/12/2020
5 Genome Manipulation for the Management of Important Agricultural Insect Pests Dr. T. Venkatesan 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
6 Strengthening of the institutional mechanism to protect/manage innovations/intellectual properties (IPs) generated at ICAR-NBAIR Dr. T. Venkatesan 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
7 Systematic studies on Pentatominae (Hemiptera: Heteroptea: Pentatomidae) from North East India Dr. Salini S 03/01/2020 31/03/2023
8 Indian Initiative for Earth Biogenome Sequencing Dr. M. Nagesh 17/08/2020 31/03/2023
9 Controlled release of olfactory cues for management of lesser grain weevil, Sitophilus oryzae a stored product pest of rice Dr. K. Subaharan 01/01/2020 01/01/2023
10 Insect Genomics - Whole genome and transcriptome sequencing Dr. M. Mohan 01/04/2020 31/03/2026
11 Biodiversity of insect pests and natural enemies in organically grown land races of rice Dr. N. Bakthavatsalam 01/10/2020 30/10/2021
12 Intelligent agrigenomic repository and Analytical System Dr. Gandhi Gracy 01/01/2020 01/01/2026
13 System biology approaches on molecular gene signature and metabolome investigation of entomopathogen in response to temperature for the management of sucking pests of crop plants Dr. A. Kandan 01/04/2020 31/03/2025
14 Development of Sustainable management tools for the invasive pest, FAW, Spodoptera frugiperda (J. E. Smith) in maize Dr. N. Bakthavatsalam 01/11/2019 31/10/2022
15 Identification and characterisation of baculovirus encoded miRNAs and evaluating their expression in plant to control predation by Helicoverpa armigera Dr. Aditi Agrawal 20/05/2019 20/05/2022